The Nicollet County Chamber of Commerce and the Nicollet American Legion Post 510 started planning in September, to have an event to bring in the holiday season, and to celebrate Small Business Saturday.
Come Black Friday, Religion Records & Texts will open its doors. The book and record store are authored and co-owned, respectively, by Gustavus Adolphus Assistant Professor of Philosophy and Hip-Hop artist Jon Ivan Gill (AKA, Gilead 7).
At 6:30 a.m., Fleet Farm Mankato’s store manager said they had already seen between 250 and 300 customers go through their doors. Jackson Jirik caught up with some hunters waiting in line at Fleet Farm to hear what they love about the annual tradition.
The Minnesota Department of Revenue and the Ramsey County Attorney’s Office announced that Juan Manuel Ocampo-Bunola, of New Ulm, has pled guilty to five felony counts of assisting in the filing of false or fraudulent sales tax returns.
According to a release from Blue Earth County, businesses will now be able to dispose of used and unwanted bulbs, ballasts, and lamps year-round at Denco Lighting, located at 626 N Riverfront Drive, Mankato.
Keen Bank will be collecting needed items and cash donations between Sept. 5-29 for Bethlehem Inn, a nonprofit organization that’s based out of Waseca, which offers a safe living environment for women and children in transition.